Fix Conversion Pop-up Window while Opening Corrupt Word Document

You worked on a Word document all day long and saved it on the desktop. When you tried to access it in the morning, you get a prompt “Convert file from” and there are 10 options in front of you. Some of these options are “MS-DOS text”, “Rich text format”, “HTML”,“Word document” and so on. Despite clicking on all the options mentioned, you could not get your data back from the Word file. It was completely empty. Several users have experienced this issue and were not able to extract any data from their Word documents. The Word file could be

How to Access Recycle Bin on External Hard Drive and Delete Files

Most of us are familiar with external hard drives. They are storage devices which can store massive amounts of data. It is normally used for backup purposes. But did you know that these hard drives also have a recycle bin just like our computers? Yes, external hard drives do have a recycle bin. You may not have seen it because it is hidden by default. To view the recycle bin on the hard drive, follow the instructions below. Go to Start and select Control Panel Then select Folder Options In the View tab, click on Show hidden files and folders

Fix Blue Screen Stop Error Code 0x00000023 in Windows

FAT, NTFS etc. are file systems hard drives use to organize files and folders on your computer. The blue screen error with code 0x00000023 indicates corruption in the FAT file system. Bad sectors on the disk can also induce this error. Improper shutdown or power loss when the system is connected to a UPS are the main causes of file system corruption. It does not happen always but occurs when the computer has not saved information that it needs to run again properly. It is purely based on timing. If you encounter a blue screen of death error, you most

Quickly Fix “Setup Was Unable to Use the Existing Partition” Error

This article is all about fixing Windows and how to get rid of the error ‘setup was unable to use the existing partition because it does not contain the required free space’. Basically, the reason for the above said error is due to the presence of additional hard drives on your device or if you are trying to install Windows 10 on a partition that is not completely blank. Resolutions to the error ‘Setup was unable to use the existing partition’ The very first thing you’ll have to do is to backup all important files, data and any other important

How to Fix Windows 8 Stuck on Failure Configuring Windows Updates

Many Windows 8 computers across the globe, downloading and installing updates mostly leads to the process failing and the user getting an error message stating “Failure configuring Windows updates. Reverting changes. Do not turn off your computer” upon reboot. Fortunately, this is not an issue that has no solution whatsoever. It can indeed be fixed, allowing the Windows updates that failed to be downloaded and installed successfully. However, before you can apply a solution for this problem to your computer, you actually need to get your computer out of the “Failure configuring Windows updates. Reverting changes. Do not turn off

How to Setup a Two-way Audio Security Camera

In order to interact with a person at the camera, the camera would have to have two-way talk capabilities, i.e. a speaker and microphone. The security camera systems allow the end user to see and listen from their camera feeds, and grant the ability to speak into a microphone to talk through one of the two-way audio security camera’s speaker. However, there are a few different ways to conduct two-way talk with security camera systems. Setup of two-way audio security cameras is simple, and in this article, we are going to explain how to do so… How to do a two-way audio

Fix and Repair Corrupted Windows 10 Recycle Bin

As you all know that a Windows Recycle Bin is a location or a folder where all the deleted files are stored temporarily. And the tool allows you to recover deleted files from it before files are permanently deleted. However, when using Recycle Bin on Windows 10, you may receive an error message saying – “The Recycle Bin on C:\ is corrupted. Do you want to empty the Recycle Bin for this drive?”. When such error occurs, you might wonder to find a solution to fix or restore corrupted Recycle Bin and to restore lost files in case you have

Solved – Windows 7 Could not Format a Partition on Disk 0 Error Code 0x80070057

Reinstalling Windows may be required to speed up your computer or to solve certain software issues. During the installation of Windows, you may encounter errors at times. One such common error is ‘Windows could not format a partition on disk 0. The error occurred while preparing the partition selected for installation. Error code: 0x80070057’. This error mainly occurs if the system partition is damaged. You can troubleshoot this error using the steps explained. Delete existing partitions and create new partitions This requires you to delete existing partitions; create new partitions and then format the drive. You can follow the steps

How to Start Up your Mac in Recovery Mode

Mac OS recovery mode is a built-in recovery system in Mac. You can use the utilities in Recovery mode to solve software issues and reinstall OS etc. You can enter Recovery mode only through startup. Power on your Mac or if it’s turned on, restart your system. When the startup chime appears, hold Command + R until a new screen appears. The Mac OS utility window appears and will list the 4 options available. Restore from Time Machine Backup – This requires you to have a backup of all your data using Time Machine saved on an external drive. This

How to Resolve Setup was Unable to Use the Existing Partition Error

When you install a new operating system, there may be an error message ‘Setup was unable to use the existing partition because it does not contain the required free space’. Before you begin the troubleshooting process, make sure you have allocated enough space for the new OS installation. If the error still persists, follow the steps below to troubleshoot the error. Step 1: Format the partition Turn on your system and insert Windows installation media CD Reboot the device from the installation media inserted Follow the instructions and Install Windows In the step which says ‘Where do you want to